Internal MedicineInternal Medicine - sphere of medical science that studies the prevention, diagnosis and non-surgical methods of treatment of various diseases of the internal organs in adults.
- Georgia, Atlanta
Dr. Laura A Shepherd, MD works in
Atlanta, Georgia is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1997. Dr. Shepherd is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital and practicing for 20 years
Experience and Qualifications
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Arterial Line Insertion
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Dystonia Musculorum Deformans, Type 2
Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
Hypotony of Eye
Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Mood Disorder Due to a General Medical Condition
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
Sports Medicine Related Procedures
Visual Field Loss
Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency
Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine
Years Since Graduation
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Education & Training
Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Augusta, GA, United States
Rectors & Visitors, Uva Health Sciences Center
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I received a thorough evaluation.
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I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
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The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
A private, not-for-profit organization with 3,700 employees and a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, Piedmont Hospital is a 481-bed acute tertiary care facility located on 26 acres in the North Atlanta community of Buckhead offering all major medical, surgical and diagnostic services. For mo...
This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...